Saura Folk Art Painting | Village Well
Titled 'The Story' by artist Babu Sum this example of Saura folk art from Orissa, India, has all the hallmarks of this lively style of painting.
Villagers are shown drawing water from a well, playing music, farming and formed into line for a procession. Animals and other village activities fill the painting in black ink on silk.
We have an interesting collection of Indian Paintings which you can view here or go straight to another Saura painting here:
Saura Painting: Sedan Chair